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David Lee Scott

David Lee Scott

also known as The Law Office of David L. Scott

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family, Criminal Defense, Adoption, Mediation

About Me

I attended and graduated from Middle Tennessee State University and received my J.D. from the Nashville School of Law in 1996. I am a past President of the Rutherford/Cannon County Bar Association and continue to be active in the Bar Association. I practice in the areas of Divorce/Family Law, Criminal Law and I am a Supreme Court Rule 31 Listed General Civil/Family Law Mediator. I have also received additional Domestic Violence Training for Family Mediators.
I handle cases in Rutherford, Williamson, Davidson and the surrounding counties.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Divorce & Separation: 75%
    19 years
  2. Family: 10%
    19 years
  3. Mediation: 5%
    3 years
  4. Adoption: 5%
    12 years
  5. Criminal Defense: 5%
    19 years



Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse David. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • R. Michelle Blaylock-Howser

    Mr. Scott and I have worked on several cases and I have found him to be competent and fair. He represents his client's position zealously without being rude or antagonistic. He comes with great recommendation.


    R. Blaylock-Howser Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

The Law Office of David L. Scott

722 South Church Street
Murfreesboro, TN, 37130

The Law Office of David L. Scott

4322 Harding Pike #417
Nashville, TN, 37205





Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
CounselD&D Oil Company, Inc.1996 - 1999
AttorneyThe Law Office of David L. Scott1996 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Murfreesboro Downtown Barristers Lions ClubMember2014 - Present
Rutherford Cannon County Bar AssociationPresident2013 - 2014

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
In Re Christopher L.B., No. M2012-00911-COA-R3-PT (Tenn. Ct. App. 2012)No reversible error in the termination of Mother's parental rights.

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nashville School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Middle Tennessee State UniversityCriminal JusticeBS - Bachelor of Science1991

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Annual Fall CLEPreparing Your Client for Mediation2014
Lunch and LearnAdoption Overview2011